- Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) – Share price: $326.33
The Internet retailing behemoth has enjoyed a long, steady rise in its share price, and might be open to a stock split. AMZN has had three in its history, two in 1998 and one in 1999. With the company on the verge of jumping into the smartphone market, a stock split might be in order within the next year or so.
- Biogen Idec Inc. (Nasdaq: BIIB) – Share price: $317.06
Biogen Idec is a global biotech that discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets therapies for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hemophilia, and autoimmune disorders. BIIB has split twice, in 1999 (2-for-1) and in 2001 (3-for-1). The stock has shot up more than 500% since 2010, so a stock split for BIIB is a strong possibility.
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